Reference numberMS/427/173
Alternative reference numberMS/427 p33
TitleCopy letter from [George Gabriel] Stokes, Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Secretary of the Admiralty
Date1 April 1882
DescriptionInforms of a proposal from Mr. [John] Murray to continue, during the summer of 1882, an investigation of the Faroe Channel, started in 1880. States that in 1880, the Lords of the Admiralty were supportive of a similar application by [Charles Thomas] Wyville Thomson, but unable to spare a vessel. States that a vessel will not only help the completion of the Challenger expedition, but also promises valuable scientific results. [See CMO/16/51]
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueCMO/16/51
Fellows associated with this archive
NA1654Murray; Sir; John (1841 - 1914)1841 - 1914
NA6353Thomson; Sir; Charles Thomas Wyville (1830 - 1882); naturalist1830 - 1882
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